ng and working outside. He also loved to polka and ballroom dance with his wife. In addition to his wife survivors include two daughters Lynn (Tony) Jira, Deerbrook and Darlene (Phillip) Moberg, Waukesha; three sons, Matthew (Linda) Kowalewski, Pewaukee, Micheal Kowalewski, Sussex and Thomas (Linda) Kowalewski, Waukesha; two sisters, Betty Klein, Glendale, Arizona and Rose Rick, Fond du lac; eight grandchildren, Rebecca, Laura (Tony), April (TJ), Jessica, Michelle, Ashley (Darryl), Kevin and Katelyn; and five great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a grandson Andy Kowalewski; his step-mother, Catherine (Musolf); sisters, Helen Maus, June Lonn, Frances Lonn, Lillian Melnski and Agnes Rekowski; and brothers, Charles, Leonard and John. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Bradley Funeral Home with Rev. Omer Kelley officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 12:30 p.m. until the time of services. Antigo veterans will conduct military rites at the funeral home following the memorial service. His family would like to thank LeRoyer Hospice, staff at Autumn Lane, Dr. Myers and the staff at Langlade Memorial Hospital for the wonderful care provided to Walter.